Vintage Woman in Blindfold Halloween Postcard Post Card Ephemera
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Vintage Halloween postcard shows a blindfolded woman pointing to a bowl in front of a fireplace. It illustrates an old superstition: Place three bowls in a row. Fill one with clean water and one with dirty water. Leave the third bowl empty. Put the bowls in a random order then lead a person blindfolded to them to dip his/her left hand in one of the bowls. If (s)he puts a hand in the clean water (s)he will have a young spouse. If (s)he puts his hand in the dirty water he will end up with an old widow/widower. If (s)he puts a hand in the empty bowl he will forever be a spinster/bachelor.
Postmark: Fort Morgan, Colo.
Publisher: Gottschalk, Dreyfuss & Davis
Size: 5-1/2 x 3-1/2”
Condition: mild edge/corner wear
Sent to Mrs. Fred Knoth of Denver, Colo. from Colton
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